Family Planting Project in al-Gab Region Achieves Self-Sufficiency

19 June، 2020 Hama, SANA The family planting project, which was launched by the Ministry of Agriculture and Agrarian Reform three years ago in a number of provinces, is one of the pioneering projects in support of poor families through achieving self-sufficiency of summer and winter vegetables and selling surplus ones in the local market….

US Imposes New Sanctions on Syria Under Caesar Act

Peoples Dispatch Syrian community in the Czech Republic protested against the fresh US sanctions against Syria on June 18, Wednesday. The US administration announced a new set of political and economic sanctions against Syria on June 17, Wednesday, under the Caesar Syria Civilian Protection act. The act was enacted in the US in December 2019…

Russia, China: US Sanctions on Syria Increase Suffering of its People

17 June، 2020 New York, SANA Representatives of Russia and China to the UN asserted that the US sanctions against Syria target the Syrian people and increase their suffering and the continuation of these sanctions represent an unethical act in light of Syria’s combat of coronavirus pandemic similar to the rest of the world’s countries….

Sayyed Nasrallah Vows to Defend Lebanon and Syria from the US’ Economic Warfare

Hezbollah Secretary General Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah said Tuesday that allegations that Hezbollah wanted to topple the Lebanese government are “baseless rumors,” warning that “the current situation can’t withstand any changes.” “When protests erupted over the rise in the dollar exchange rate and acts of violence occurred in Beirut and Tripoli, some held Hezbollah and Amal…

Popular Protests Throughout Syria Condemn Sanctions and “Caesar Law”

National stand in Lattakia and Daraa to condemn the so-called “Caesar Act.” 14 June، 2020 Daraa, Lattakia, SANA Lattakia Bar Association organized on Sunday a national stand in front of the Justice Palace building to condemn the so-called “Caesar act” and to reject unjust and the coercive economic measures imposed on the Syrian people. Ayman…

Syria Caesar’s Law: Who Does it Target, and How Will it Affect President Assad?

Elijah J. Magnier In mid-June, the US sanctions against Syria will escalate, with the enactment of “Caesar’s Law“, sanctions designed to “pursue individuals, groups, companies, and countries that deal with the Damascus government.” This law – purportedly named after a Syrian army officer who smuggled out thousands of photos of torture by the Syrian army…

US Army’s Attempt to Block Russian Patrol in Syria Could Be Provocation

Sputnik-Middle EastThe road incident in Syria involving the US and Russian military convoys could be both an accident and a staged provocation by the US in pursuit of keeping tensions up in the war-torn Middle Eastern country, Leonid Ivashov, the former head of the Russian Defence Ministry’s International Military Cooperation Department, said. “Such small provocations,…